electronic post card from Ranko Bon – Love For Travel

LOVE FOR TRAVEL (November 4, 2005)
He who hears my story may draw therefrom considerable worldly advantage. For a long time I lived in sacred places with pious men, and, as Allah had given me humility, I never set myself against them. I had thought to pass the rest of my life in peace, accomplishing the uneventful duties of piety, but I reckoned without my destiny. A night came when I wondered towards the sea, which I had never seen before, and the resolution suddenly formed within me to walk upon the water. I set myself to do this and was astonished to find myself moving easily upon the surface of the waves without wetting the soles of my feet. After walking great distances, I returned towards the shore, marvelling all the time at my new gift, so that my heart became uplifted with pride. And I thought:

Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.